Celebrate the upcoming start of the Charlotte Knights’ season at Knights Fest on Saturday, March 28th, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at BB&T Ballpark, 324 Mint Street.
Admission is $5 and proceeds benefit Charlotte Knights Charities. Buy tickets now.
When the gates open, fans will be permitted on the field for a pre-game catch for one hour, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. This is your chance to meet Homer the Dragon and other mascots, who will be on the field during this time.
New this year is the “Homer’s Play Zone” area for kids, with new inflatable games and more. Kids can try out Homer’s Play Zone at Knights Fest.
A highlight of Knights Fest is the team’s annual Media Softball Game. Field box seats will be open for seating on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Following the National Anthem at 2 p.m., notable members of Charlotte radio and television will face off in a “Rock N’ Jock” style softball game. Check back soon to learn who will be playing in the softball game.
Enjoy a free behind-the-scenes tour of BB&T Ballpark.
Concession stands will feature hot dogs, nachos, popcorn, sodas, bottled water and domestic draft beers for just $2 each.
Shop for Charlotte Knights merchandise at the Team Store (with many new items for the 2020 season) and a tent sale with discounts on hundreds of merchandise items.
Schedule for 2020 Knights Fest
- 1 p.m.: Gates Open
- 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Play catch on the field
- 1 p.m.: Ballpark tours every half hour
- 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Media softball game
- 2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.: Mascot autograph session
- 4 p.m.: Gates close